This contemporary fable of how the African
and Indian elephant first found their homelands also shows
children that it is important to be loved and cherished for one's
own unique characteristics.
Catherine Chambers was born in Australia, spent her childhood in England and has also lived in Nigeria and Portugal. After completing a degree in Swahili and African history at SOAS, University of London, Catherine went on to become an editor of educational books for Africa and the Caribbean. She draws her inspiration from her sons, her husband's photographs and her travels.